Western Province leaders have given the Solomons Island government one year to recognise their statehood , or they will declare independence.
The film is narrated against the backdrop of the tribal movement in the Jharkhand region in the 1980s demanding an identity for the community and claiming statehood of their own.
When World War I and the Russian revolution shattered the Habsburg and Russian empires, Ukrainians declared independent statehood .
In fact, the labour movement was the major driving force in the struggle for statehood and independence.
Ukrainian peasants turned inwards as centralized power broke down, yet their identification with the Ukrainian nation was strengthened as a result of independent statehood .
a proposed referendum on statehood for Puerto Rico
the transition from late colonialism to political statehood
Is nationality or statehood a more profound contemporary concept than tradition?
Issues of national identity and statehood shaped attitudes to common defence.
Their aspirations for independent statehood has been consistently frustrated since the days of the Ottoman Empire.